How to assign multiple Epics to a feature

I am attempting to build a relationship in JIRA, and I appear to be blocked with the limitations that I cannot assign User Stories directly to a feature request , and I can only link 1 Epic to a feature.

In our model, a Feature can consist of Epics and/or User Stories. A feature can be a be linked to Epics (1 or more), User Stories (1 or more), or a combination of Epics and User Stories.

Is this type of model supported?

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Timothy Chin Community Champion Apr 30, 2014

Is this type of model supported?

As you already found out, in JIRA Agile, you can only link issues (does not matter what type) to an Epic. You can of course use the Issue Link functionality to manage your other heirarchy.

Or you could take a look at (

Thank you for the reply and the addtional information.

I will take a look at the add on link you provided.


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